Joint and Several Liability

Any joint wrongdoer may be liable for damages and if one joint wrongdoer pays the plaintiff individually, then s/he can claim a contribution from the other joint wrongdoer/s.

JOINT AND SEVERAL LIABILITY

JOINT AND SEVERAL LIABILITY: any joint wrongdoer may be liable for damages and if one joint wrongdoer pays the plaintiff individually, then s/he can claim a contribution from the other joint wrongdoer/s.

Judgment

A decision by a court that resolves a dispute and determines the rights and obligations of the parties (for example, payment of money). A judgment is the final part of a court case.

JURISTIC PERSON

JURISTIC PERSON: includes a partnership, close corporation, company, or other body of persons.

 

JURISTIC PERSON

JURISTIC PERSON: includes a partnership, close corporation, company, or other body of persons.

Just and Equitable

To be fair and reasonable after considering all the relevant facts and circumstances of an application.